Microsoft Lync is the application that virtually brings far-away coworkers right into your office. The new Lync makes it easier than ever to start an instant message or a call. You can start a video call with just one click, and even see a preview of your own video. With real-time tools like instant messaging, audio and video calls, desktop and application sharing, you can transform every communication into a more engaging, accessible, and collaborative interaction. Up-to-the-second presence information integrated with Microsoft Office suite applications, lets you know how and when to reach all of your important contacts.